Boxscore
Syracuse 84, Long Beach St. 53
Thursday, December 6, 2012 8:00 PM
Location - Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York
Officials - Bryan Kersey, Ray Natill, Paul Szelc
Attendance - 20876

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Long Beach St. 29 24 53
Syracuse 49 35 84

Recap


No. 4 Syracuse 84, Long Beach State 53: C.J. Fair had 16 points and 13 rebounds as the host Orange broke open the game in the final seven minutes of the first half to remain undefeated.

Syracuse (7-0) closed the first half with a 21-6 run to build a 49-29 advantage at the break. Leading 28-21 with 7:11 remaining, the Orange took control as Michael Carter-Williams hit two 3-pointers and Rakeem Christmas added six points during the half-ending surge.

Dan Jennings scored 20 points to lead Long Beach State (3-5). The 49ers shot 29.2 percent from the field.

Carter-Williams had 15 points and 10 assists while Christmas was one of three players to score 11 points for the Orange. Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim won his 897th career game, third all-time in Division I.

Peter Pappageorge added 11 points for the 49ers.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Syracuse has won 27 consecutive games at the Carrier Dome and 48 games in a row at home against non-conference opponents. … Long Beach State hit just 10 of its 15 attempts from the free-throw line (66.7 percent). … Syracuse outrebounded Long Beach State 50-34.

Long Beach St. 49ers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Dan Jennings 29:00 7-13 0-0 6-11 5 2 7 0 3 0 3 3 20
Peter Pappageorge 39:00 4-13 3-11 0-0 0 4 4 6 4 2 3 0 11
Mike Caffey 38:00 2-7 0-0 0-0 0 7 7 9 2 1 2 0 4
James Ennis 35:00 3-14 2-5 2-2 3 4 7 0 1 1 4 2 10
Kris Gulley 25:00 1-8 0-4 2-2 0 4 4 0 0 2 2 0 4
Kyle Richardson 9:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0
Deng Deng 16:00 0-6 0-4 0-0 2 3 5 0 0 0 2 3 0
Nick Shepherd 7:00 2-3 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 4
Gatete Djuma 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 19-65 5-24 10-15 10 24 34 15 13 6 18 9 53
  29.2% 20.8% 66.7% Team Rebs: 5   Total TO: 18

Syracuse Orange

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Brandon Triche 24:00 3-10 2-5 3-4 1 4 5 5 1 1 2 1 11
C.J. Fair 21:00 6-10 1-1 3-4 6 7 13 0 0 2 0 1 16
Michael Carter-Williams 32:00 5-16 3-8 2-2 2 1 3 10 3 3 4 0 15
Rakeem Christmas 21:00 4-5 0-0 3-3 2 3 5 1 2 0 0 2 11
DaJuan Coleman 25:00 0-4 0-0 4-6 1 8 9 0 4 0 3 3 4
Trevor Cooney 20:00 4-9 3-7 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 11
James Southerland 16:00 1-5 0-3 0-0 2 3 5 3 2 0 2 1 2
Baye Moussa Keita 15:00 2-3 0-0 1-2 3 1 4 0 0 1 0 2 5
Jerami Grant 21:00 4-7 1-3 0-0 1 4 5 1 2 0 1 1 9
Griffin Hoffmann 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Matt Lyde-Cajuste 1:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nolan Hart 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Russ DeRemer 1:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Noel Jones 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 29-71 10-28 16-21 18 32 50 21 14 8 12 11 84
  40.8% 35.7% 76.2% Team Rebs: 3   Total TO: 12